New year rules: Today is the first day of 2024. Along with the calendar change this year, many other things have changed, which can have a direct impact on your pocket. In fact, on the first of every month, some financial changes are seen.
Many things have changed this year as well. Lok Sabha elections are also due this year. Apart from this, changes are also going to be made on SIM card and GST. In total, 5 things are changing from today. Let take a look at these changes.
You will have to pay a fee for updating Aadhaar
If your name or address is wrong in your Aadhaar card and you want to get it corrected, then from now on you will have to pay a fee for it. If you want to make any changes in Aadhaar card, then you have to pay Rs 50.
Changes in Bank Locker Agreement Rules
Now with this new year, the rules of the bank locker agreement have also changed. From now on the bank locker agreement will have to be signed afresh. If the bank locker agreement is not signed afresh, the locker can be frozen.
KYC required for SIM card
From today, KYC has to be submitted while buying a SIM. Earlier there was no need for instant KYC. You can also do KYC later. But in the new year this rule has changed. You have to verify the details through biometrics.
Nominee required for demat account
In the new year, the rules related to demat accounts have also changed. Now it has been made mandatory to add a nominee to the demat account. A chance was given to add a nominee to the demat account by December 31.
New LPG cylinder rates
Today, on the first day of the new year, the new rate of LPG cylinder has been released. Today, commercial LPG cylinders have become cheaper by Rs 1.5. However, there is no change in the price of domestic LPG cylinders.